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2,351. Posted:

Aviator wrote:

Or i'll send dropbears...

not the dropbears :(

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2,352. Posted:

Drobotic wrote:

Wait.So does this means we get a Lego Star Wars IV with Mickey Mouse?

hidden mickeys

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2,353. Posted:

oh for heaven's sake, there are no girls on the internets. can we get back to discussing how LJM is going to kill us all awesome the new site skin is?!
geez :/

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2,354. Posted:

@Tasuki: Yes, I watched wrestling back when I was a kid — my little brother and I both did off and on. Waaaaay back in the days of the NES WWF Wrestlemania game we used to fight over who got to use Macho Man Randy Savage and Ultimate Warrior and stuff, and I remember us having a Hulk Hogan-branded Stretch Armstrong, lol. My favorite wrestler back in those days was probably Macho Man.

During the Monday Night Wars, I remember watching WWF more because they had Edge and Christian and the Hardys, and man oh man did my friends and I have the hugest crushes on them, haha. If I could sit down and talk with a wrestling superstar, it would probably be Edge, just because he's had an awesome wrestling career and I bet he's got all kinds of stories. I love reading about all the random crap that happens backstage, haha :3

@mieu-fire: no thanks, I've had pet bunnies before. they're messy and they chew things D:

@Happy_Mask: a game I think I might like but can't bring myself to buy? At this point in time it's that Style Savvy 3DS game, but only because I really, really want to finish Black2 first (or at least get to the Elite 4 D: )

@Brando67854321: I'm really not sure, but then i've never been a huge Mario Party fan to begin with, so i haven't kept track of that sort of thing. I will say that Wikipedia alone cannot be trusted; for anything sensitive like release date information, you'll want to do your own research and make sure a credible source is actually reporting that date.

@JusticeColde: NLMania, eh? I'd probably have LordJumpMad go up against Vince McMahon, just to watch Vince force LJM to join the KMA Club. yes, that would amuse me greatly ;)
sorry ljm~

@Happy_Mask: I don't think Brando thinks NL is affiliated with Nintendo, no, especially not after his reply to you :3

@SomeBitTripFan: If I were to become moderator of the world, the first thing I'd do is sleep for six days straight, and then spend the last day of the week banning everyone who caused a ruckus while I was asleep, thus setting myself up as a proper deity who works on the seventh day instead of rests. that sounds like fun :3

@bulby1994: i know others have already stepped in to try and explain, but just to give you a proper answer, the section of the rules you're looking for is 'Unacceptable Content', and it states:

  • Any illegal activity, including any talk of modchips, piracy, warez, unofficial emulators & ROMs.
  • Linking to any download sites, torrents or other resources that allow users to gain access to illegal content or related activities.

This would include offering hacked/counterfeit games for sale or trade here at Nintendo Life. I'm sure you'll be able to trade or sell it elsewhere on the internet, but it doesn't belong here I'm afraid.

In the future, if you have any questions regarding the Rules here at NL, please feel free to use the [url=http://www.nintendolife.com/contact]Contact Form[/contact] to get in touch. I had honestly forgotten about this thread until someone else asked another question just now. Sorry it took me so long to get you a proper answer D:

@Void: Five Guys trumps all.

@LTD: Sometimes I miss reviewing games, but not often. To be honest, writing about games kinda took the fun out of playing them IMO, plus when you have to play at least one game a week (sometimes two or three) and give it an honest writeup, it leaves not much time for playing the games you really want to play, lol.

@paperluigi: I'm not really a zombie fan to be honest. They're fun in small doses, but now that they're the 'in' thing, i'm bored with them :(

@SomeBitTripFan: I'm assuming I locked a thread of yours? If so, no big deal, man — it's not like you're in trouble when I lock/redirect something. please don't take it personally :3

@Happy_Mask: VERY VERY VERY VERY VERY VERY sad :(

@GamecubeMan: I don't know, to be honest. It had a great run, though; I'm surprised it went on for as long as it did, lol :3

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2,355. Posted:

@Wheels2050: so in other words... you reject their reality, and substitute your own?
Mythbusters is on Netflix too :3

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2,356. Posted:

Wheels2050 wrote:

theblackdragon wrote:

@Gaz: That's going to bring up another solid question, too — what will be canon and what won't when this is all said and done? The movies have always been straight canon, no ifs, ands, or buts, and if they start changing things around, it's really going to wreck what the fans have always been able to consider 'canon' or not.

That's already happened with the prequel trilogy. For example, Boba Fett has different back stories in the expanded universe novels that differ wildly from that of Attack of the Clones (I can't remember if the EU stories are consistent with each other or not). I found those stories way better than the official movie version, and I think Lucas would have done well to use existing stories rather than what he went with (or just omit Boba Fett, he was only included in the prequels due to his popularity among fans).

this is true... i'm just worried that they'll go off on a tangent that preempts the Heir to the Empire trilogy somehow altogether, or changes key parts of it, and I really don't want to see any of that changed. I like it the way it is, lol.

I guess I shouldn't get so worked up over it, but it's hard when damn near everyone you know is talking about it at the same time across multiple sites D:

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2,357. Posted:

@Gaz: That's going to bring up another solid question, too — what will be canon and what won't when this is all said and done? The movies have always been straight canon, no ifs, ands, or buts, and if they start changing things around, it's really going to wreck what the fans have always been able to consider 'canon' or not.

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2,358. Posted:

@tealovertoma: we've been having an Angel marathon at the house lately (it's on Netflix instant if anyone's interested~)... it's just a different style of one-liner, the pace is quicker. i keep imagining Han and Leia interacting like Angel and Cordelia and it's making my brain hurt, it really is :(

As for Episode VII's content, Lucas did have some general ideas, but who knows whether they'd go with that or not (he was pretty adamant that there would be no sequel trilogy, after all...). I can see Disney just using the Heir to the Empire trilogy instead since it (a) picks up pretty quick from VI and (b) is already written and considered canon.

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2,359. Posted:

The_Other_M wrote:

Wait. Does that mean Leia is going to become a Disney Princess? ...:O

... oh dear lord i hadn't thought about that at all. yikes.

that said, i've seen multiple people now suggesting that Joss Whedon be given the job of revamping Star Wars and pulling it into this century. I have to say that I love all things Buffy and Angel, I love love love Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog, but Firefly/Serenity bored me to tears and if that's the kind of thing he'd wind up doing to Star Wars, he can keep it. No thanks. I also think the zippy one-liner style of dialogue would be very out of place in a Star Wars film.

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2,360. Posted:

@Morphtroid: They've been featuring it, yes, but they haven't owned it and had it under their direct control before. It's one thing to be forced to work with someone else and get their approval for everything you want to do (because Lucas was/is a control freak for srs), but now that it's theirs and theirs alone...

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2,361. Posted:

i used to wonder if it were humanly possible for Star Wars to get any worse. Now that the very real possibility of such is staring me directly in the face, i find myself pining for the old days when they used to always show the original trilogy on like TBS every Thanksgiving and the whole family would just sit down and watch Han shoot first, Luke fall without screaming, no fancy explosions and stupid extended celebration scenes at the end of RotJ, no worrying about whether it was in HD or widescreen or whatever else might be different about it this time around. wonder what 'disney original' kid they're grooming to jam into this next trilogy?
sigh...

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2,362. Posted:

That's a generous offer! We've got a thread for this here, nadi, if you'd like to help others with this game, though. Please feel free to help any of the people who are posting there already :3

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2,363. Posted:

bezerker99 wrote:

the_shpydar wrote:

So i got my parents on the phone this evening; they have been without power since 6pm, while mine had flickered a bit but stayed on. Literally right as i said that to my Dad, my power went out. Lol. Thankfully was only out for an hour.

So far, it hasn't been that bad for me on a personal level since i'm just inland enough so that flooding isn't a threat unless The Island is going to sink to the bottom of the ocean (and that only happens in Sideways Universes ;) )

Glad to hear from you @the_shpydar. I was def thinking of you during all this mess! :o

the_shpy will never die! :O :O :O

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2,364. Posted:

bezerker99 wrote:

I saw this thread before noticing the site change. D:

haha, me too. the idea of LJM hosting the halloween version of NL amuses me greatly, however.
wonder how many people will take it for srs, lol >:3

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2,365. Posted:

@ReshiramZekrom: We have our Newbie Introductions thread here if you're interested. :3

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2,366. Posted:

Things like this are entirely at your own risk, 3Dash. If you're worried, try contacting Nintendo proper — at least if they say it won't, you'll have it in writing if they try to give you trouble about it later on down the line. :3

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2,367. Posted:

http://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash4/409086_54600078542...

sorry, i lol'd pretty hard at that :3

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2,368. Posted:

it's freakin' cold out! brrrrrrrr~

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2,369. Posted:

Erica_Hartmann wrote:

...First time I heard about this, and usually we're (Florida) the ones that get hit by hurricanes first...where is this thing? >.>
EDIT: ...Where did all of the posts go? lol

when all the bread and bottled water disappears from Publix and Wal-Mart, it's a sign to check the Weather Channel to see what's going on, lol. all my friends back in FL have been talking about this thing for the past few days on FB, but it really sucks for everyone up in New York right now. Hope y'all make it through okay :(
shpyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy~

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2,370. Posted:

@RetroGBHippie: I think you may have missed LolWut's intent — you had said you still weren't sure whether you'd have the money for one at launch and questioned what the purpose of geting a console at launch was anyway, insinuating the people who chose to do so were foolish. LolWut explained that the people getting one were excited, and just because you may not have the available funds when it hits doesn't make everyone who does have said funds a 'stuck-up prude' (though i'm not so sure if 'prude' was the correct word to use there, haha). LolWut wasn't calling you a prude at all so far as I'm reading that particular exchange.

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2,371. Posted:

we already had one of these, and it didn't go well. please, let's not :3

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2,372. Posted:

Zombie_Barioth wrote:

I think you answered your own question there, greed. People want more for less, and they are hoping someone foolish enough to take the bait comes along. You know what they say, theres one born every minute.

Well said.

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2,373. Posted:

idk what it is, but sleeping on a proper futon was probably the most refreshing sleep I've ever had — i wouldn't discount it entirely until you've had the chance to give it a shot, Mac. I'd love to have an authentic one here in the US.

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2,374. Posted:

@WingedFish: It's not actually just a sheet and pillow, it's called a 'futon' — and it's nothing like the 'futon' we have here in the US. Japanese homes and apartments generally have a much smaller footprint than homes and apartments in the West, so space is at a premium; there's normally not enough space to have multiple beds set up and lying out all the time. a common futon in Japan is a very thick, padded mat that is rolled up and stored away during the day in a closet or a separate compartment in the room, thus that one room can serve as bedroom at night and normal living space during the day. They're quite comfortable, really. the Wikipedia article has more information if you're interested :3

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2,375. Posted:

Please, GreenDream, I understand you're upset, but we only need one topic for this. Let's keep the discussion to this one. Thanks in advance!

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